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    Thanks...

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    Thanks GS...now my next question. I am assuming...

    Thanks GS...now my next question. I am assuming the clip is meant to be centered (front to back centered) within the caliper body. Also, I am assuming that the two tangs that stick up are meant to...
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    GS.....can you tell me which side of the clip...

    GS.....can you tell me which side of the clip faces up towards the top of the brake caliper? I can't find a decent diagram and it just fell out when I took it apart. Thanks...
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    Rear brake pad spec

    1999 r1100rt

    Anyone know if it is ok to use the EBC HH sintered pad on the rear instead of an organic pad? Some others have suggested that the original spec was for organic and you are to only...
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    Rear Brake Anti-Rattle Clip???

    99 R1100RT

    Anyone know what the little spring clip (don't know what else to call it) is that falls out when you remove the rear brake pads? I assume it is some type of anti-rattle spring/clip. ...
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    OK, I got it now. thanks very much. I have...

    OK, I got it now. thanks very much. I have another 16k to go assuming it passes visual inspection when I do the valve adjustment.
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    Ok, so now I am confused. My interpretation was...

    Ok, so now I am confused. My interpretation was that if I had the "older" setup, that the recommended change interval was 24k, while the newer setup was 36k with the "stretch belt". Is the 40k a...
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    Current belt has been installed for nearly 5...

    Current belt has been installed for nearly 5 years and has about 20k on it, plus it looked to be in good shape when I adjusted the valves last year. I was just trying to determine if I could go...
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    Alternator Belt - Which Type?

    Anyone know if the newer, "maintenance free" Poly V Belts were installed on 99 R1100RT's? (with recommended 36k change interval) My Haynes implies that they were, but not 100% sure. PO changed it...
  10. Here is a shot of my install.

    Here is a shot of my install.
  11. I am travelling now but will snap a picture when...

    I am travelling now but will snap a picture when I get back at the end of the week and post. The fuse block is the PC-8 from EasternBeaver (easternbeaver.com), although there are others. If you use...
  12. I recently installed an eastern beaver aux fuse...

    I recently installed an eastern beaver aux fuse block on my 99 r1100rt and after much input from others decided to mount it on top of the air filter housing. So far it has proved to be a good...
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    Sorry, the above post should have read "2002...

    Sorry, the above post should have read "2002 R1150RT"
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    Interchangeability of Shocks

    Anyone know if shocks from a 2002 R1100RT will fit a 1999 R1100RT?
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    You were correct. I swapped the wires at the H4...

    You were correct. I swapped the wires at the H4 coupler and problem solved. Guess this means I just drove 7k miles in July with my high beam on.
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    I took a peak at the wiring and it appears...

    I took a peak at the wiring and it appears everything lines up according to the schematic that Scott sent. Bulb also appears to be oriented correctly with the middle contact on top. I have...
  17. Thread: Metzler Z8

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    I have a 99 R1100RT, purchased last year. I put...

    I have a 99 R1100RT, purchased last year. I put a set of PR3's on it and thought they were a vast improvement over the Metzlers that came with the bike. Don't think you can go wrong with the PR3's....
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    I am looking at an old bulb and it has three tabs...

    I am looking at an old bulb and it has three tabs on it that I assume have to fit into the bulb socket, so looks like it could only go one way. However I have only done one bulb change and can't...
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    After looking at the relay kit I got from Eastern...

    After looking at the relay kit I got from Eastern Beaver I don't think it is likely that this is the issue, as it is a plug and play replacement, so unless the relay kit itself was made incorrectly,...
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    Hmmm....a good thought. I'll check into that. ...

    Hmmm....a good thought. I'll check into that. Would not be the first time I mucked something up.
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    R1100RT High Beam

    1999 R1100RT

    It is rare that I drive at night, but I did last night. What I noticed was that when on low beam the visibility was good, nice and centered and the beam hit the road at a nice...
  22. Thread: Home From Rally

    by bobr9
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    Home From Rally

    Just completed a 21 day, 7 k mile solo trip from NE Ga to rally and back. Major stop points were Arroyo Grande, Ca, Salem, Glacier Park, Pine River, Mn and back home. 8 rest days. First major trip...
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    BMW Tank Bag Waterproof?

    I have a 99 R1100RT which I bought last year. It came with an original BMW tank bag, not sure of the specific model, but it is not expandable and has the snap on plastic map holder. Did not come...
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    Need Route Advice

    Driving out to the rally in Salem from NE Georgia with a detour on way out to Arroyo Grande, Ca. to visit wife's cousin, then head up coast to Salem. Back in the saddle for 4 years after 25 year...
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    OK, I understand. Thanks for the post...

    OK, I understand. Thanks for the post...
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